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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus proliferans Gilchrist, 1908 
AphiaID: 520738

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemichordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnteropneusta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Enteropneusta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychoderidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus capensis Gilchrist, 1908
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoglossus Delle Chiaje, 1829
Sources  original description Gilchrist J (1908) On Two New Species of Ptychodera (P. proliferans and P. natalensis). Annals of the South African Museum 6: 207-212. [details]

source of synonymy Gilchrist, J. D. F. 1923. A form of dimorphism and asexual reproduction in Ptychodera capensis (Hemichordata). J. Linn. Soc. Lond. 35, 393–398., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1923.tb00049.x/abstract [details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy In 1923 Gilchrist found this species to be synonymous with Ptychodera capensis (now known as Balanoglossus capensis). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:520738
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-09-16 22:31:42Z  created  Shenkar, Noa
2011-08-18 16:52:39Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
2011-09-02 17:07:40Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
2012-09-06 19:18:51Z  changed  Konikoff, Charlotte
  
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  Citation: Konikoff, C.; Shenkar, N. (2014). Balanoglossus proliferans Gilchrist, 1908. In: Shenkar, N; Swalla, B.J.; van der Land, J. (2014) Hemichordata World Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=520738 on 2014-07-29
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